- Publish Date
- Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 2:40PM
Will Smith is set to play the iconic role of the Genie in Disney’s upcoming live-action version of Aladdin.
And while the star admits he was hesitant to take on the role, Will knew he could do it after he came up with his own take on the films famous song Friend Like Me...
On The Tonight Show, Will revealed to host Jimmy Fallon how that moment unfolded with an impromptu performance of his updated, hip-hop version of the song, and we NEED it to be in the film!
He also competed in a magic carpet race that we really want to try out for ourselves!